Xherdan Shaqiri Net Worth

Xherdan Shaqiri is a Swiss professional footballer who plays as a winger for Chicago Fire in Major League Soccer (MLS). The 31-year-old’s net worth is $12m as of 2023.

Here we look closely at Shaqiri’s Net Worth, salary, earnings, stats, age, height, girlfriend, and more.

About Xherdan Shaqiri

Xherdan Shaqiri was born on 10 October 1991 in Gjilan, SFR Yugoslavia. The winger or attacking midfielder marshaled his youth at the FC Basel youth system from 2001-2009.

He made his senior debut for Basel in 2009. The Swiss won three league titles, scoring 18 goals in 92 games at the club.

In 2012, Shaqiri joined the German giants Bayern Munich. The attacking midfielder scored 11 goals in 52 games for the next three seasons.

Inter Milan bought the Swiss for a €15m transfer fee in 2015. After just seven months, the Premier League side Stoke City brought him for a club-record £12m transfer fee.

After three seasons at Stoke City, Xherdan Shaqiri joined Liverpool in 2018. In 2021, he moved to the Ligue 1 side Lyon before his move to Chicago Fire in 2022.

One of the best Swiss players in the sport, Xherdan Shaqiri, is currently playing for the MLS side Chicago Fire. His contract will expire on 31 December 2024.

Xherdan Shaqiri earned his international debut for Switzerland in 2010. He has 108 caps and 26 goals for his nation. The 31-year-old is set to be a key Swiss player in November’s FIFA World Cup 2022.


Xherdan Shaqiri’s Net Worth, Salary, and Earnings

The 31-year-old Chicago Fire winger Xherdan Shaqiri’s net worth is $12 million as of 2023. The Swiss winger is one of the most highly-paid players in the MLS. His earning sources include football contracts, salary, endorsement, sponsorship bonuses, and other businesses.

Shaqiri has 3 years left on his contract with Chicago Fire which will expire on 31 December 2024. He has a $22.05m gross remaining on his contract.

According to his current contract, Shaqiri earns $7.35m yearly at Chicago Fire. His weekly salary is $141,346.

Shaqiri’s Salary by Season

Season Club Gross Salary by Season
2024 Chicago Fire   $7.35m
2023 Chicago Fire   $7.35m
2022 Chicago Fire   $7.35m
2020-21 Liverpool $4.71m
2019-20 Liverpool $4.71m
2018-19 Liverpool $4.71m


Chicago Fire winger Xherdan Shaqiri is a Nike-endorsed player. He will wear the Nike Zoom Mercurial Superfly 9 soccer cleats for the 2022-23 season.

Quick Facts

Full Name Xherdan Shaqiri   
Current Club Chicago Fire
Position Winger 
Shirt No. 10
Date of Birth 10 October 1991
Age 31
Height  169 cm (5 ft 7 in)
Birthplace Gjilan, SFR Yugoslavia
Nationality  Swiss
Net Worth $12 million
Salary $141,346 weekly
Relationship Status  In a Relationship
Girlfriend  Dhurata Ahmetaj
GF’s Insta dhurataahmetaj
Outfitter Nike
Instagram shaqirixherdan
Twitter @XS_11official

Shaqiri’s Girlfriend

Xherdan Shaqiri is reportedly in a relationship with Albanian singer Dhurata Ahmetaj. However, the couple hasn’t made the relationship public yet.

Xherdan Shaqiri Girlfriend
Dhurata Ahmetaj

Shaqiri and Dhurata were all over the Albanian and Swiss media in 2020, claiming their relationship.


Xherdan Shaqiri is not the tallest footballer in the world. He is 169 cm (5 ft 7 in) tall.


Born on 10 October 1991, he is 31 years old.

Shirt Number

He wears no. 10 for Chicago Fire.


MLS: Chicago Fire

Season Match Goal Assist
2022 29 7 6

English Premier League: Liverpool

Season Match Goal Assist
2020-21 14 0 2
2019-20 7 1 0
2018-19 24 6 3

International Career: Switzerland

Year Match Goal
2010-Present 108 (as of Oct. 2022) 26

FAQs about Xherdan Shaqiri  

What is Shaqiri’s Net Worth in 2023?

Chicago Fire winger Xherdan Shaqiri’s net worth is $12 million as of 2023.

How much is his salary at Chicago Fire?

Shaqiri will earn a gross salary of $7.35m for the 2022 season at Chicago Fire.

What is his weekly salary?

His weekly salary is $141,346.

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